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Letters from Zimbabwe began in February 2000, providing eye witness accounts of seventeen years of upheaval, farm invasions, political violence, social turmoil and catastrophic economic collapse which eventually led to the resignation of Robert Mugabe in November 2017.

These blogs about life in Zimbabwe, continue the story, starting from January 2018.

Dear Family and Friends, In our beautiful wide blue skies of early May, winter warned us she was near and sent a cold …

Dear Family and Friends, After a short time away I was travelling home on Zimbabwe’s 41st Independence Day. It had been a …

Dear Family and Friends, Happy Easter from Zimbabwe. Twenty one years ago I started writing this Letter From Zimbabwe, telling the story …

Dear Family and Friends, Blue skies and sunshine are filling our days this March in Zimbabwe as our prolific rainy season starts …

JUST RELEASED ! Delighted to advise that my book “INNOCENT VICTIMS” about Meryl Harrison’s rescues of animals stranded during land invasions in …

Dear Family and Friends, Heading north east on the highway a few days after the easing of the latest Covid lockdown it …

Dear Family and Friends, Navigating  a field of red mud that covered the potholed road, the scene in front of me was …

Dear Family and Friends, After weeks of rain we’ve had a few windows of blue sky and sunshine for the past few …

Dear Family and Friends, After twenty one years of writing this Letter from Zimbabwe, at first every week and then every fortnight, …

Dear Family and Friends, I am writing this letter to you from beneath a dark grey sky in Zimbabwe. A big storm …

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